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Friday, 12 May 2017

Tsars v Soviets : Travel feature for Lonely Planet Magazine - June 2017 - In the Shops Now!

Tsars v Soviets : 
Travel feature for Lonely Planet Magazine - June 2017.
In the Shops Now!

Tsars: The Wonderfully ornate interior - along with tourist hoards at the Church of of the Saviour on Spilled Blood.
Soviets: Monument to the Heroic Defenders Of Leningrad (Now known once again as St. Petersburg.


 Tsars: The cast of Swan Lake enjoying an oncore at the majestic Mariinskiy Ballet Theatre, St Petersburg.


Soviets: Screening Soviet era film at the Dom Kino Rodina Cinema, St Petersburg.

Tsars: Idiot Cafe, featuring our wonderfully old school Guide, avid Tolstoy fan and font of all knowledge, Ellana.
Vintage Tram Ride through Historic Centre of St. Petersburg.

Soviets: Chess & Vodka at the Kvartika Restaurant - that's what you call a Russian lunch!
Tsars: late summer sun in the grandiose Palace Square.

Soviets: Lenin's Office is carefully preserved at the Museum of Political History, St. Petersburg.
Tsars: Actress Valeria as Tsarina poses for tourist photo's outside the Russian Museum.

Larissa Paseka with Postage Stamps at Gelios (Soviet era antique shop)



Tuesday, 9 May 2017

IN ONE FELL SWOOP - Latest Images for Food and Travel Magazine - In The Shops NOW!

IN ONE FELL SWOOP: 
A Gourmet Traveller for Food and Travel magazine in which Michael Rafael and I swoop in on the heart of Lancashire, home to impeccable produce, charming inns and rolling countryside, like two Hen Harriers on a windy moor, we are bewitched by the enchanting Ribble Valley...

Crossing the River Hodder at The Inn at Whitewell


Wild flowers by every roadside in the beautiful Ribble Valley.

Bowland Brewery, Holmes Mill, Clitheroe (Recently voted best place to live in England).
Taste the wonderful Hen Harrier at Bowland Brewery, Clitheroe.
Head Chef Lisa Allen, Apple Cheesecake, Head Gardener Phil Dewhurst, Rare Breed Beef at Northcoat
Lancashire Hot Pot at the The Three Fishes Pub, Mitton.
Pendle Hill dominates the landscape (famous for the trials of the Pendle Witches) from the village of Downham.

Emma Robinson & Family lead home the naturally reared herd at Gazegill Organic Farm, Rimington. They rear and slaughter their own beef and I have to say it's the best I'v ever tasted.

Gazegill Organic Beef with potato crostie at La Locanda Restaurant, Gisburn - food at it's absolute best!

Typical Ribble Valley landscape somewhere between Mitton Hall to Cow Ark...


Sunday, 7 May 2017

'On Swiss Time' Gourmet Traveller for Food and Travel Magazine

'On Swiss Time' 
Anthony Lambert and I explore Zurich.
Known for Neutrality, Money, Chocolate and FIFA... 
Zurich, the capital of finance is shedding its staid image and embracing a new ethos celebrating culinary diversity. 

See my new Images of Zurich for Food and Travel Magazine out now!


Antonis Sirmopoulos-Restaurant Razzia-Zurich
Zurich Old Town

Zurich Old Town at night


Deux freres gin - Food Zurich Food Festival - Zurich
Hotel 25th - Zurich

Winterthur-Vollenweider (Chocholate selection)

Cocktails at Hotel Marktgasse-Baltho Restaurant & Bar


Mike Gut owner of Zurich-Restaurant Razzia-Zurich

Rübis & Stübis (Frau Gerolds Garden)-Box Park-Zurich West


Forelle Biau (Poached Blue Trout)-Fischers Fritz (Camp Site Restaurant)-Lake Zurich

Hot Chocolate & Red Currant tart at Conditorei Schobar-Zurich
Filet Mignon at Restaurant Razzia-Zurich

Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year, 2017 - Finalist and Highly Commended in 'Politics Of Food' Category

Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year, 2017:
Finalist and Highly Commended in the Category: 
'Politics Of Food'

Young workers on the night shift at Sanpya Fish Market, Yangon, Myanmar.
 For more images from this series please see here:

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Friday, 10 March 2017

2016 - 10th Annual International Colour Awards - Winner.



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

10TH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL COLOR AWARDS HONORS PHOTOGRAPHER GARY LATHAM FROM THE UK.

LOS ANGELES March 4, 2017 - Professional photographer Gary Latham of the UK was presented with the 10th Annual International Colour Awards Honourable Mention in the category of Wildlife at a prestigious Nomination & Winners Photo-show streamed Saturday, March 4, 2017.

The live online gala was attended by 9,575 photography fans around the globe who logged on to watch the climax of the industry's most important event for colour photography.
10th Annual Jury members included captains of the industry from Christie's, New York; Contemporary Art Society, London; Sotheby's, Paris; ING Collection, Netherlands; Y&R, Malaysia; Preus Museum, Norway; Art Beatus, Hong Kong; Ogilvy & Mather, Amsterdam; Whitechapel Gallery, London; and J. Walter Thompson, New York who honoured Colour Masters with 723 title awards in 33 categories.

"It is an incredible achievement to be selected among the best from the 6,178 entries we received this year," said Basil O'Brien, the awards Creative Director. “Gary Latham’s “Reindeer Migration,” an exceptional image entered in the Wildlife category, represents contemporary colour photography at its finest, and we're pleased to present him with the title of Honourable Mention.”

INTERNATIONAL COLOUR AWARDS is the leading international award honouring excellence in colour photography. This celebrated event shines a spotlight on the best professional and amateur photographers worldwide and honors the finest images with the highest achievements in colour photography. 

www.colorawards.com
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Tuesday, 8 November 2016

WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT - 2016 - 11th Black & White Spider Awards.

I received this nice bit news yesterday from the B&W SPIDER AWARDS:

Dear Gary, 

CONGRATULATIONS on being a Winner at the 11th Annual Black & White 
Spider Awards with:

Honorable Mention in Nude | When The Circus came to Town 
Honorable Mention in Wildlife | Reindeer Migration.


7,556 entries were received from 71 countries and your work received a high 
percentage of votes overall. Certainly an achievement, well done!


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

11TH ANNUAL BLACK AND WHITE SPIDER AWARDS HONORS PHOTOGRAPHER GARY LATHAM FROM ENGLAND, UK.
LOS ANGELES 05/11/2016.

Professional photographer Gary Latham of England, UK, was presented with the 11th Annual Black and White Spider Awards Honorable Mention in Category in both the Nude and Wildlife categories at a prestigious Nomination & Winners PhotoShow webcast Saturday, November 5, 2016.

The live online gala was attended by over 10,500 photography fans around the globe who logged on to watch the climax of the industry's most important event for black and white photography.

11th Annual Jury members included captains of the industry from National Geographic, Washington DC; The Armory Show, New York; TBWA, Paris; Victoria Film Festival, Canada; Aeroplastics Contemporary, Brussels; Studio Hansa, London; Fratelli Alinari, Florence; Australian Centre for Photography; Young & Rubicam, Lima; and Anthem Worldwide/Marque Branding, Sydney who honored Spider Fellows with 627 coveted title awards in 31 categories.

"It is an incredible achievement to be selected among the best from the 7,556 entries we received this year," said Basil O'Brien, the awards Creative Director. "(Name)'s "(Title of Photograph)," an exceptional image entered in the (Category) category, represents black and white photography at its finest, and we're pleased to present (her/him) with the title of (Award Title)." Jury member Paola Anselmi, interdisciplinary curator and arts writer in Australia added, "As always it was a real treat to be part of the program. Congratulations to all involved and to all the remarkable photographers who gift us new insights into the world and ourselves." "A truly amazing set of entries, so many deserving winners," added Marcel Wijnen, Creative Director at Anthem Worldwide.

BLACK AND WHITE SPIDER AWARDS is the leading international award honoring excellence in black and white photography. This celebrated event shines a spotlight on the best professional and amateur photographers worldwide and honors the finest images with the highest achievements in black and white photography. www.thespiderawards.com

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Email: info@garylatham.co.uk

Website: www.garylatham.co.uk




Friday, 19 August 2016

WELL HEELED - Lecce in Southern Italy for FOOD and TRAVEL MAGAZINE



http://foodandtravel.com/travel/gourmet-traveller/well-heeled

Often nicknamed "The Florence of the South" for its baroque architecture, Lecce has a long history.
Thought to have been established originally by the the Messapii who are said to have been Cretans.
It's historic centre is stunning!








Claudio Quarta shows us his impressive cellars at Cantina Moros Winery - Guagnano - Puglia
Olive Groves & Countryside surrounding Lecce

The very talented chef, Rosario Tannisi is keeping family cooking alive at the Osteria Ristorante alle La Bombarde.
Lunch at Osteria Ristorante alle La Bombarde - Ciceri e Trie-Pasta (boiled tria & crispy fried tria) dish with chickpeas, mussels, squid & clams - I can't explain just how wonderful this dish was - just superb!
Masseria Trapana a beautifully restored fortified farm in the countryside outside Lecce - thanks to Rob and all the staff for a putting up with us!

Pizzi leccesi at the beautifully restored Masseria Trapana Retreat Hotel.



Silvestro Silvestori in his very picturesque kitchen at The Awaiting Table Cooking School. ``showing us how to making Cappelletti Messicane Pasta - it's harder than you think!

I have to say I wasn't a big Rose fan until I tried this!



 Read the full article here : http://foodandtravel.com/travel/gourmet-traveller/well-heeled